The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 8.57% 10.59% 7.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% 18.37% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 4
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £41,000 £31,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 49 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 62.86% 57.65% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 48 17
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £21,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

WCF
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Taunton region.

WCF Salary Trend in Taunton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) OOD
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 2 (33.33%) Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (16.67%) Process Management
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) AWS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) OOD
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Process Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft